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Social Studies
WEBINAR: It's Literally Social Studies - Geography

ESC-20 provides professional development and technical assistance to support educators with implementation of the Social Studies TEKS, analyze data to enhance instructional practices to meet the needs of students, and provides targeted support to reach campus and district goals.

Academic Performance
Family/Community Engagement
Increased Learning Time
School Climate
Teacher Quality
Use of Quality Data to Drive Instruction

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Highlighting the Strands of 1)Citizenship, 2) Culture, 3)Economics, 4) Geography, and 5) Government (Elementary-6TH GR)

Come discover how teaching with some of your favorite texts, mentor texts, is great for social studies instruction. Incorporate cross-curricular reading so that students have the background knowledge to successfully comprehend text passages on the STAAR Reading.  Through this 5 part series, we will highlight social studies strands and children’s books connected to content and model a lesson. Let’s stop fighting each other and help our students by bridging that gap between reading and social studies instruction, it’s literally social studies. 

You must register for each date individually:

October 12 - Topic: Citizenship

October 21 - Topic: Culture

December 7 - Topic: Economics

January 13 - Topic: Geography

April 12 - Topic: Government


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Session ID:
Credits Available:
(2) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
Contact Person:
Ana Villarreal Simpson
Ana Villarreal Simpson
Date Time Location
1/13/2022 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Zoom Session
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208
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